[CentOS] Centos and Bridging
scottro at nyc.rr.com
Sat Nov 27 02:47:48 UTC 2010
On Fri, Nov 26, 2010 at 06:09:26PM -0800, Akemi Yagi wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 26, 2010 at 5:16 PM, Scott Robbins <scottro at nyc.rr.com> wrote:
> > http://wiki.centos.org/HowTos/KVM
> Mmm? I may not be the biggest fan of the Red Hat docs but I have to
> give a good score to that one about bridged networking. I followed
> the instructions in there and had no problem setting it up on my KVM
> It has couple of points the OP may need to know. One is that
> NetworkManager needs to be disabled. The other is how to handle
> iptables (OP disable it while troubleshooting).
Ah, aikawarazu, good point. Not using NetworkManager--to be honest, I
find it causes more problems than it solves, I was't aware of that.
(The wiki article does mention additions to iptables.)
Regrettably, however, I've found KVM to be somewhat of a disappointment.
(My own personal experience.) For any workstation, I'm finding
VMware-player to be the new contender, running guests faster than the
later VirtualBoxes and/or KVM, and for serious production, I
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